Marukyu Koyamaen  invites you to an exclusive summer tea gathering to experience the hospitality and the beauty of the Japanese  Way of Tea.

Enjoy the Zen-like atmosphere of a traditional tea house, surrounded by a tranquil garden. Experienced tea practitioners will guide you in English through intricate procedures and tearoom etiquette that us essential to The Way of Tea.

Beginner’s Course

  • Waiting room
    Enjoy a refreshing tea beverage and view an informative video about matcha and its uses in the Way of Tea.
  • Japanese garden   (The Roji)
    Guests go through mini purification in preparation to enter the tearoom and partake of tea.
  • The tea room
    See firsthand all the procedures, utensils and etiquette that is involved in making and serving tea. Enjoy a bowl of Matcha and a Japanese sweet.
  • Workshop
    Learning the techniques to whisk your very own delicious bowl of tea.

Reservation required.
Maximum 6 guests per session


Sunday, July 7th   

The first session: 10 a.m.  to 12 noon 
The second session: 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

All sessions are fully reserved. Thank you for your interest and participation.
The next seasonal tea gathering coming up in Autumn 2019.

Please arrive 10 to 15  minutes before the session starts.

Venue: Chionsha

West side of Koromonotana, North of Sanjo, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto
A five-minute walk from subway station Karasuma Oike (K08, T13)


4,000 yen per person
* Special gift for guests dressed in  Kimono or Yukata

Reservations (E-mail):